24 Aug 2021

The Committee is working on a number of initiatives, including:

  • Webinars and events that address issues throughout the current crisis
  • In 2020 the Committee delivered a second Wellness event - 'Wellness in the Living space', in collaboration with the FutureGen Commmittee and Residential Committee.
  • Discussing more webinars during 2021
  • Discussing a Scottish/ Channel Islands Roadshow for later in 2022
  • Supporting other committees with ad hoc events
  • The Committee are also working on their business plan for 1, 3 and 5 years.

Short Term Objectives

  • Thought pieces around topical issues
  • Produce ‘simple guides to…’

Long Term Objectives

  • Conference
  • Be more technical minded (webinar/ podcast)
  • Paid E&T programmess

Next meeting:  9 September 2021

View more on the committee here.


Darren Stolzenberg

Darren Stolzenberg

Partner, CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP

Darren is Chair of the AREF Education & Training Committee. He is a Partner in CMS UK's Funds and Indirect Real Assets team. He is qualified in Australia and England, and has been practising law in London since 1999.


Darren has acted on a large and varied number of real assets transactions, often with an international element. He now focuses on structuring transactions through indirect vehicles such as companies, limited partnerships, unit trusts and offshore vehicles. He advises on UK and international fund establishments, joint ventures, corporatised asset sales and acquisitions and also advises investors looking to invest in UK, pan-European and global funds.